US Soccer Federation president Cindy Parlow Cone apologises for lack of leadership in fight against racism
US Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone apologised for the federation's lack of leadership in the fight against racism as she addressed its decision to repeal a policy that required players to stand during the national anthem.
The US Women's National Team Players Association also called for an apology from US Soccer and a plan to substantively address racial inequality.
The United States Soccer Federation (USSF) will hold a special meeting on Tuesday to consider repealing a policy requiring national team players to stand during the national anthem.
Joe Biden throws weight behind US women's football team after court dismisses claims seeking equal pay
'Don’t give up this fight. This is not over yet,' Biden wrote in a tweet to the US Women's Football team.
Court dismisses US women’s football team's claims for equal pay; ruling leaves team ‘shocked’ and ‘disappointed'
Judge R Gary Klausner of the United States District Court for the Central District of California threw out players’ claims that they were under paid in comparison with the men’s national team but allowed complaints of unfair medical, travel and training to proceed to trial.
The US Soccer Federation canceled exhibitions in March and April for its men's and women's national teams but says for now the under-23 men's team will remain in Mexico for Olympic qualifying.
The US Soccer Federation says it has offered the women's national team equal pay to male counterparts for matches under USSF control but maintains the women want bonuses for tournaments such as the World Cup to match those of the men.
US men’s national team on Wednesday called on the US Soccer Federation to at least triple the pay of women’s national team players and accused the federation of “working very hard to sell a false narrative” in opposing their quest for higher pay
Men’s US national team has called off plans to go to Qatar for a winter training camp following unrest in the Middle East, US Soccer said on Friday
Rapinoe is the first individual football player to receive the honour since the award was first given out in 1954
Megan Rapinoe says US women's football team ready for settlement in equal pay issue, but won't shy away from a fight
US women’s national team standout Megan Rapinoe said she’s “optimistic” that she and her fellow players can reach an agreement in their gender discrimination suit against US Soccer, but that they’re also ready for a fight.
Molly Levinson, who represents the US Soccer players in matters concerning the dispute, said in a statement Wednesday that the players look forward to a jury trial.
According to a letter released Monday by US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro, the federation paid out $34.1 million in salary and game bonuses to the women between 2010 and 2018 as opposed to $26.4 million paid to the men.
Major League Soccer: San Jose's tireless Chris Wondolowski edges closer to Landon Donovan's all-time goalscoring record
Chris Wondolowski of the San Jose Earthquakes has had a career filled with its share of ups and downs, but the American footballer is inching close to what would be his greatest achievement, the all-time goalscoring record of tthe MLS.
Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic becomes youngest footballer to win US Soccer Male Player of the Year
Christian Pulisic won US Soccer's 'Male Player of the Year' award for 2017 in a landslide, becoming at 19 the youngest footballer to earn the honour.
Bruce Arena has been handed the tall order of getting the United States' qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup back on track after being named head coach of the national team, U.S. Soccer said on Tuesday.
If his application is approved, the 18-year-old could be eligible to play for the United States at this year's World Cup in Brazil.